Breaking through barriers for workers
who have children with special needs

Family's Matter Cooperative Inc.

family-mattersBecome a Member of a Larger Family

A Grassroots Autonomous Family Network, Established in 2004
  • Empowering Families and Individuals with Developmental Disabilities
  • Facilitating a VOICE in matters that impact their lives
  • Connecting members to each other and to Information / Resources
  • Creating Partnerships in Housing, Employment and other Initiatives
 

FMC Values are:

 

  • Respect member's individual Choice
  • Connect members through a secure database
  • Provide Information to families and individuals
    on currents issues and Community Supports Resources
  • Network with Community and Government Agencies
  • Participate, provide input at Government Levels
  • Advocate, bring Awareness to Gaps in Supports/Services
  • Develop Community Partnerships, facilitating  development of member
  • initiatives in Housing/Employment/Community Programs.
"Strengthening & Empowering Families" Through Advocacy- Partnerships 
Resource Details:
Topic Area: For and about people with development disabilities
Type: network website
Source/Organization: A Grassroots Autonomous Family Network, Established in 2004
Geographic Focus: Ontario
Language:  English
Purpose: Empowering Families and Individuals with Developmental Disabilities
Date reviewed: January 2013
Website: http://www.familiesmattercoop.ca/en/familiesmattercoop/Home_Page_p514.html